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#BT Young Scientist

From TheJournal.ie Freshgraze: This student has developed a cloud-controlled fence for livestock Farming Technology

Freshgraze: This student has developed a cloud-controlled fence for livestock

Charlie Drumm’s project was selected as the Teagasc Special Award winner at the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin teenager takes home top prize at BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition BT Young Scientist

Dublin teenager takes home top prize at BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition

Adam Kelly (17) won for his project “Optimizing The Simulation Of General Quantum Circuits”.

From TheJournal.ie This Young Scientist project is turning algae into pints of the black stuff (crude oil, that is) Not Stout

This Young Scientist project is turning algae into pints of the black stuff (crude oil, that is)

Greg Tarr has developed a more efficient method of making biofuel.

From TheJournal.ie The young Irish scientists trying to help contain the Fall armyworm Ireland's Young Scientists

The young Irish scientists trying to help contain the Fall armyworm

The moth has been ruining crops across Africa since 2016.

From TheJournal.ie Climate change and social media - Here's what's in store for the BT Young Scientist Exhibition BTYSTE

Climate change and social media - Here's what's in store for the BT Young Scientist Exhibition

The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition 2019 takes place from 9-12 January at the RDS in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie 'You can't stop a student from competing because their mother is a scientist' BT Young Scientist

'You can't stop a student from competing because their mother is a scientist'

Dr Tony Scott, co-founder of the BTYSTE, said this year’s winner has an “amazing” level of knowledge.

From TheJournal.ie 'Hopefully projects like these will inspire more young scientists' Young Scientist

'Hopefully projects like these will inspire more young scientists'

We checked in on two BTYSTE projects we’ve been following.

From TheJournal.ie 'People don't realise how dangerous it is for kids': Students develop alarm to stop hot car deaths Parenting

'People don't realise how dangerous it is for kids': Students develop alarm to stop hot car deaths

It alerts a child’s parents if they are left in a car.

From TheJournal.ie Loneliness, mental health, separation: How homelessness affects children later in life Btyse

Loneliness, mental health, separation: How homelessness affects children later in life

Two Cork students examined how homelessness affects children for the upcoming BT Young Scientist Exhibition.

From TheJournal.ie This Young Scientist project could help spot concussion injuries during sport Hel-mate

This Young Scientist project could help spot concussion injuries during sport

It attaches to the back of a helmet and transmits data to a team medic.

From TheJournal.ie These Limerick students have developed a device to help track Alzheimer's patients Young Scientist

These Limerick students have developed a device to help track Alzheimer's patients

Alzheimer’s Alert will alert carers to the patient’s movements.

From TheJournal.ie It's 'too difficult': Why 40% of students say they didn't study science in college BT Young Scientist

It's 'too difficult': Why 40% of students say they didn't study science in college

Almost 80% of those who participated in the Young Scientist Exhibition went on to study science and/or technology in third-level education.

From TheJournal.ie App that encourages children with autism to make eye contact wins at BT Young Scientist Business Bootcamp Early Intervention

App that encourages children with autism to make eye contact wins at BT Young Scientist Business Bootcamp

The winners were selected by a judging panel of business professionals following an intensive four day workshop at NovaUCD.

From TheJournal.ie A 16-year-old who built an encryption program has been named Ireland's top young scientist BTYSTE

A 16-year-old who built an encryption program has been named Ireland's top young scientist

Over 1,100 students from 375 schools across the island of Ireland competed for the title.

From TheJournal.ie 20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars 20 Under 20

20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars

The entrepreneurs, inventors, entertainers and leaders of the future.

From TheJournal.ie This Irish-Indian teenager wants to change the lives of blind children around the world BT Young Scientist

This Irish-Indian teenager wants to change the lives of blind children around the world

Jemin Joseph explains that he is involved so that he can “make a difference in life”.

From TheJournal.ie Alcohol consumption project wins Young Scientist award BT Young Scientist

Alcohol consumption project wins Young Scientist award

Ian O’Sullivan and Eimear Murphy from Coláiste Treasa in Kanturk, County Cork, won with their project, Alcohol Consumption: Does The Apple Fall Far From the Tree?

From TheJournal.ie Here are five projects worth catching as BT's Young Scientist awards get underway Smart Kids

Here are five projects worth catching as BT's Young Scientist awards get underway

The next three days will see 550 projects go on display to the general public.

From TheJournal.ie 20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars Teenagers

20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars

Some are still balancing success with the stress of the Junior Cert.

From TheJournal.ie Just how much bacteria is in Ireland's holy water fonts? Young Scientist

Just how much bacteria is in Ireland's holy water fonts?

We’ll find out later this week.

From TheJournal.ie More students than ever have applied for next year's BT Young Scientist Yeah Science!

More students than ever have applied for next year's BT Young Scientist

And most of them are female.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 4 out of 5 students are checking social media sites at school School Selfie

Almost 4 out of 5 students are checking social media sites at school

There has also been a big increase in social media related projects at BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition.

From TheJournal.ie Three Kinsale teens win at BT Young Scientist Exhibition Education

Three Kinsale teens win at BT Young Scientist Exhibition

The prize is heading to the Cork school for the third time in seven years.

From TheJournal.ie PICS and VIDEO: BT Young Scientist competition gets underway Watch

PICS and VIDEO: BT Young Scientist competition gets underway

Enda Kenny and Ryan Tubridy both visited the RDS today.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Young Scientist winners share top European prize Young Scientists

Irish Young Scientist winners share top European prize

Eric Doyle and Mark Kelly from Synge Street CBS are among three top prizewinners at the EU Contest for Young Scientists.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Many-body problem’ simulation wins Young Scientist crown Young Scientist

‘Many-body problem’ simulation wins Young Scientist crown

Eric Doyle and Mark Kelly’s work may help astronomers predict how objects might travel in outer space.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin teen scoops top prize at EU Young Scientist competition Alexander Amini

Dublin teen scoops top prize at EU Young Scientist competition

Alexander Amini, who won the national competition with a tennis tracking system, wins a top prize at the European equivalent.